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How should you prepare for Hurricane Florence? | Don't Miss This

How should you prepare for Hurricane Florence? | Don't Miss This

The three systems - Florence, Isaac and Helene - come right before the Atlantic hurricane season hits its peak Monday. Tropical-storm-force winds are expected to start to reach the coast of the Caro...

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Carolinas brace for extremely dangerous Hurricane Florence

Carolinas brace for extremely dangerous Hurricane Florence

Now tracking in the Atlantic Ocean southeast of the US mainland, "A turn toward the northwest is forecast to occur late Wednesday night", the latest NHC dispatch stated. Tropical Storm Isaac is nearin...

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Hawaii Braces for More Rain as Hurricane Olivia Barrels Toward Island

Hawaii Braces for More Rain as Hurricane Olivia Barrels Toward Island

The hurricane is now forecast to pass the south of Hawaii on Wednesday. Still, heavy rain and tropical storm-force winds could threaten the islands. "Florence is forecast to rapidly strengthen to a ma...

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Tropical Storm Florence Continues Its Churn Toward US Coast

Tropical Storm Florence Continues Its Churn Toward US Coast

A rapidly strengthening Hurricane Florence chugged across the Atlantic on Sunday toward a possible direct hit on the U.S. Southeast late this week, triggering warnings to people up and down the coa...

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Tropical Storm Florence’s threat to Carolinas increases as it nears hurricane status

Tropical Storm Florence’s threat to Carolinas increases as it nears hurricane status

North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper has declared a state of emergency , in anticipation of the storm. This, unfortunately will mean that Florence has a much higher chance of affecting the US east ...

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Hurricane Florence weakens to a Category 2 storm | Caribbean

Hurricane Florence weakens to a Category 2 storm | Caribbean

But increased wind shear over the open Atlantic - the storm is more than 1,600 miles from the East Coast - has weakened Florence to a tropical storm , with 65 mph winds as of 5 p.m. It has maxi...

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Grassley confident in Kavanaugh confirmation

Grassley confident in Kavanaugh confirmation

The demonstrators fear that Kavanaugh's confirmation would shift the Supreme Court's balance for years on issues like abortion rights, LGBT freedoms and gun control. U.S. Capitol Police quickly an...

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Brett Kavanaugh Confirmation Hearing Day 2

Brett Kavanaugh Confirmation Hearing Day 2

Speaking on "Fox & Friends" Thursday, Kirk said most of the protesters he encountered could not articulate why Kavanaugh poses a danger to the country. But Kavanaugh dodged Democratic Senator ...

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Flash flood watch, heavy rains likely as Gordon moves north (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

Flash flood watch, heavy rains likely as Gordon moves north (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

In its 11 a.m. advisory, the hurricane center said Florence had increased its maximum sustained winds to near 125 miles per hour with higher gusts. Tropical Storm Gordon has made landfall slight...

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Kavanaughs lips sealed on White House subpoenas, pardons

His critics have warned that with a new ninth justice Kavanaugh, the court would outright reverse the 1973 milestone that made abortion legal nationwide. Conservatives hope that Kavanaugh's confirmati...

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Tropical depression may form in the Gulf of Mexico this week

Tropical depression may form in the Gulf of Mexico this week

A tropical storm warning is in effect for, Alabama-Florida border to Okaloosa-Walton county line. The current projection would have Gordon make landfall near the Louisiana-Mississippi border as a ...

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Leahy accuses Kavanaugh of role in 'stolen' emails in confirmation hearing detour

Leahy accuses Kavanaugh of role in 'stolen' emails in confirmation hearing detour

Pressed by Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley, a Republican, on whether he would be independent from the president who nominated him, Kavanaugh responded, "No one is above the law". The Supre...

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COURT CHAOS: Kavanaugh Hearing Interrupted by Protesters, Dems Call for DELAY

COURT CHAOS: Kavanaugh Hearing Interrupted by Protesters, Dems Call for DELAY

Hatch asked Kavanaugh about the Chevron doctrine, which takes its name from a 1980s Supreme Court decision that instructs federal courts to defer to a government agency's interpretation of ambiguous...

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Tropical Storm Gordon to Strengthen to Hurricane as It Makes Landfall

Tropical Storm Gordon to Strengthen to Hurricane as It Makes Landfall

Because of the combined threat of coastal flooding and increased storm surge, New Orleans issued a voluntary evacuation order for areas outside of the levee system. Tropical Storm Florence was mo...

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Gordon Intensifies, Voluntary Evacuations Issued

Gov. John Bel Edwards declared a state of emergency Monday and said 200 National Guard troops will be deployed to southeastern Louisiana. The storm was forecast to come ashore late on Tuesday near...

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Botswana: 87 elephants killed near wildlife sanctuary

Botswana: 87 elephants killed near wildlife sanctuary

A "fresh carcass" is classed as one that has been killed within the last three months but many that are being found have been killed within the last few weeks. Botswana is home to the world's larges...

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Space Station alert as crew forced to patch hole in docked spacecraft

Space Station alert as crew forced to patch hole in docked spacecraft

Internal cabin pressure in the International Space Station (ISS) is holding steady following fix work on a Russian Soyuz spacecraft attached to the complex, NASA said in a press release on Thurs...

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Tropical Storm Florence edges closer

Tropical Storm Florence edges closer

The National Hurricane Center has issued the watch specifically for the " Alabama-Florida border westward to east of Morgan City, Louisiana, including Lake Pontchartrain and Lake Maurepas", though...

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[H]ardOCP: Air Leak Found in International Space Station

[H]ardOCP: Air Leak Found in International Space Station

The astronauts were instructed to try to find the leak, eventually tracing it to the Russian Soyuz vehicle that was used to carry three crewmembers to the ISS on 8 June. A NASA spokesman said it was...

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California lawmakers pass stiffest net neutrality law in US

California lawmakers pass stiffest net neutrality law in US

If the legislation clears the Senate, California Governor Jerry Brown , a Democrat, will have until September 30 to sign the bill. The bill would prohibit internet providers from blocking or slowin...

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